1984, 36 Minutes
This Australian Eye episode looks at the work of some Australian painters during the period 1897-1911. The following paintings are examined: ‘The Spirit of the Plains’ (1897) by Sydney Long, ‘Endormies’ (c. 1904) by Rupert Bunny, ‘The Mother’ (1907) by George W. Lambert and ‘The Ferry’ (1910-1911) by E. Phillips Fox.
A Film Australia National Interest Program. © 2011 National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.
Director/Writer: David Muir
Running Time: 36 Minutes
Classification: Exempt from classification
Curriculum Links: Art Education; Art History and Curatorial Studies; Art Theory; SOSE/HSIE - 'Exploring Australia's National Identity'; Visual Arts.